Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire with a requirement for Mathematics skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Mathematics over the 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Mathematics (Maths)
West Midlands > Staffordshire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 65 85 88
Rank change year-on-year +20 +3 -11
Permanent jobs citing Mathematics 31 22 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 2.58% 1.77% 1.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.98% 1.92% 1.70%
Number of salaries quoted 25 21 18
Staffordshire median annual salary £27,500 £37,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -26.67% -25.00% +25.00%
10th Percentile £18,500 £22,000 £20,275
90th Percentile £40,000 £65,000 £90,000
West Midlands median annual salary £30,000 £30,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year - -14.29% -12.50%

Mathematics is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Staffordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1039 1148 1059
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 86.51% 92.58% 88.99%
Number of salaries quoted 841 1011 927
Staffordshire median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +1.35% +2.07%
10th Percentile £21,500 £23,250 £23,150
90th Percentile £58,750 £57,500 £55,000
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Mathematics
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

Job postings citing Mathematics as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire.

Job vacancy trend for Mathematics in Staffordshire

Mathematics
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Mathematics in Staffordshire.

Salary trend for Mathematics in Staffordshire

Mathematics
Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Mathematics in Staffordshire over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Mathematics in Staffordshire

Mathematics
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Mathematics within the Staffordshire region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stoke-on-Trent +21 15 £25,500 -32.00%
Burton-upon-Trent - 7 £40,750 - 1
Lichfield +1 3 £30,000 -20.00% 1
Stafford -5 1 - -
Mathematics
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT jobs citing Mathematics also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Staffordshire region with a requirement for Mathematics.

1 24 (77.42%) Degree
2 17 (54.84%) SQL
3 15 (48.39%) Software Engineering
4 13 (41.94%) C#
4 13 (41.94%) .NET
4 13 (41.94%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (35.48%) Physics
6 10 (32.26%) Microsoft Excel
6 10 (32.26%) SDLC
7 9 (29.03%) Computer Science
8 8 (25.81%) SQL Server
9 7 (22.58%) C++
9 7 (22.58%) OOP
9 7 (22.58%) OO
9 7 (22.58%) Microsoft
9 7 (22.58%) Software Testing
9 7 (22.58%) Microsoft PowerPoint
9 7 (22.58%) Analytics
10 6 (19.35%) Performance Analysis
10 6 (19.35%) Computer Science Degree
10 6 (19.35%) Test Automation
10 6 (19.35%) Tableau
10 6 (19.35%) Marketing
10 6 (19.35%) QA
10 6 (19.35%) ASP.NET
11 5 (16.13%) Microsoft Office
11 5 (16.13%) Microsoft Certification
11 5 (16.13%) Pharmaceutical
11 5 (16.13%) Statistics
12 4 (12.90%) Requirements Analysis

Mathematics
Co-occurring IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.23%) SAS
Applications
1 10 (32.26%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (22.58%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 5 (16.13%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.68%) AdWords
1 3 (9.68%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.90%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (25.81%) SQL Server
2 4 (12.90%) Big Data
3 3 (9.68%) Riak
3 3 (9.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (6.45%) MS Access
4 2 (6.45%) OLAP
5 1 (3.23%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (3.23%) Power BI
5 1 (3.23%) QlikView
5 1 (3.23%) Relational Database
5 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (19.35%) Marketing
2 5 (16.13%) Pharmaceutical
3 4 (12.90%) Retail
4 2 (6.45%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 11 (35.48%) Analyst
2 9 (29.03%) Graduate
2 9 (29.03%) Software Engineer
3 7 (22.58%) Graduate Software Engineer
4 4 (12.90%) 1st Line Engineer
4 4 (12.90%) 1st Line Support
4 4 (12.90%) 1st Line Support Engineer
4 4 (12.90%) Developer
4 4 (12.90%) Project Manager
4 4 (12.90%) Support Engineer
5 3 (9.68%) AdWords Analyst
5 3 (9.68%) Google Analytics Analyst
5 3 (9.68%) Insight Analyst
5 3 (9.68%) Marketing Analyst
5 3 (9.68%) Marketing Executive
5 3 (9.68%) PPC Analyst
5 3 (9.68%) PPC Executive
6 2 (6.45%) C# Programmer
6 2 (6.45%) Development Manager
6 2 (6.45%) Senior Insight Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (41.94%) .NET
2 6 (19.35%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 13 (41.94%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (29.03%) Computer Science
3 4 (12.90%) Algorithms
3 4 (12.90%) PMI
4 2 (6.45%) 3D Graphics
4 2 (6.45%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (6.45%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.90%) Windows
1 4 (12.90%) Windows 7
1 4 (12.90%) Windows 8
1 4 (12.90%) Windows XP
2 1 (3.23%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (48.39%) Software Engineering
2 11 (35.48%) Physics
3 10 (32.26%) SDLC
4 7 (22.58%) Analytics
4 7 (22.58%) OO
4 7 (22.58%) OOP
4 7 (22.58%) Software Testing
5 6 (19.35%) Performance Analysis
5 6 (19.35%) Test Automation
6 5 (16.13%) Statistics
7 4 (12.90%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (12.90%) Change Control
7 4 (12.90%) Data Analysis
7 4 (12.90%) Line Management
7 4 (12.90%) Presales
7 4 (12.90%) PRINCE2
7 4 (12.90%) Project Management
7 4 (12.90%) Requirements Analysis
7 4 (12.90%) Risk Management
8 3 (9.68%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (54.84%) SQL
2 13 (41.94%) C#
3 7 (22.58%) C++
4 4 (12.90%) C
5 2 (6.45%) VB
6 1 (3.23%) Java
Qualifications
1 24 (77.42%) Degree
2 6 (19.35%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (16.13%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (12.90%) PhD
4 4 (12.90%) PMI Certification
5 3 (9.68%) Numerate Degree
6 1 (3.23%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (19.35%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.23%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 7 (22.58%) Microsoft
2 6 (19.35%) Tableau
3 3 (9.68%) Facebook
3 3 (9.68%) Google